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The Piccinni Theater of Bari, is the oldest theater in Bari. Since 2019, it has been restored to its original splendor, hosting an important seasons of theatrical plays and cultural events every year.

The Piccinni Town Theater in Bari, in Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, is the oldest theater in the capital town of Puglia and, in terms of size, the fourth Italian-style theater in Puglia, after Teatro Petruzzelli, Politeama Greco in Lecce and Teatro Verdi in San Severo. 

Built following the standards of Italian-style theaters and designed by architect Antonio Nicolini, the theater was inaugurated in 1854. After a very long period during which it was closed, followed by a lengthy and delicate conservative restoration work, the theater now hosts important theatrical productions, with its playbill being much appreciated season after season by the public. 

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